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How to Get Rid of Mealybugs on Your Cactus (and prevent them from coming back)

Those white spots on your cactus are called mealybugs. There are a few ways to get rid of them depending on the level of infestation – you will either need to scrape them off one by one, spray on rubbing alcohol or soapy water and oil, use a systemic insecticide, or a combination of all …

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Orchid Care After Flowers Fall Off (+ How to Trick Your Orchid into Reblooming)

If your orchid stems are turning brown and the flowers are starting to fall off, don’t panic, it’s not dead! Your plant is still very much alive. (If you have other symptoms like mushy roots or yellowing leaves, your orchid might be dying and you’ll need to revive it). There are certain things you can …

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Do Succulent Plants Need Sunlight? All your Questions Answered

You can absolutely grow succulents indoors, provided they receive some type of light. To grow these fun little plants, sunlight is best, but some varieties can survive and thrive under a grow light.   Succulent plants need enough sunlight, but not too much or they will get sunburned. Aim to give them at least 6 hours …

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